The venerable Hi Pointe Theater continues their classic film series Saturday, March 9, at 10:30 am with a one-time showing of “The Quiet Man” from 1952. The film stars John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara. It is about a retired American boxer who returns to his native soil and pursues an unlikely romance with a poor Irish farm girl.
Directed by John Ford, who was a personal friend of Wayne and O’Hara in real life, the film won Oscars in 1952 for best director and best cinematography.
The Hi Pointe is located at 1005 McCausland. Admission for the showing is $5 per person. The Hi Pointe features fully digital projection and sound, with a new state-of-the-art screen and 3-D projection. For more information on this showing and The Hi Pointe, click on the link below.
Opening Friday March 8 at The Hi Pointe is “Oz the Great and Powerful” starring James Franco.